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tempered

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  • verbcalm, moderate
  • verbharden
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Synonyms for tempered

verb calm, moderate
  • abate
  • allay
  • alleviate
  • assuage
  • cool
  • curb
  • dilute
  • ease
  • lessen
  • mitigate
  • mollify
  • restrain
  • soften
  • soothe
  • tone down
  • weaken
  • adjust
  • admix
  • modulate
  • pacify
  • palliate
  • relieve
  • revamp
  • soft-pedal
  • switch
  • transmogrify
  • chill out
  • cool out
  • fine tune
  • make reasonable
  • monkey around with
  • take the bite out of
  • take the edge off
  • take the sting out of

Antonyms for tempered

  • aggravate
  • agitate
  • enlarge
  • extend
  • incite
  • increase
  • intensify
  • irritate
  • magnify
  • provoke
  • raise
  • strengthen
  • trouble
  • upset
  • worry
  • worsen
  • accuse
  • blame
  • condemn
  • bend
  • excite
  • flex
  • infuriate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to tempered

diluted/dilute

adjective. thinned, weakened
  • adulterated
  • attenuated
  • cut
  • impaired
  • impoverished
  • laced
  • light
  • moderated
  • reduced
  • shaved
  • spiked
  • tempered
  • washy
  • watered down
  • waterish
  • watery
  • wishy-washy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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